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Photographer:John Wilson [View profile]Title:STEVE IRWINAdded:Aug 11, 2008
Captured:July 31, 2008IMO:7340370Hits:2,872
Location:Brisbane, Australia
Photo Category: Special Purpose Vessels
Fishing support vessel STEVE IRWIN at Cairncross, Brisbane 31 July 2008.
Built: 1975 1,017GRT 517 DWT 59.5M X 11.1M ex ROBERT HUNTER ex WESTRA
Owner/operator: Sea Shepherd UK, London
Vessel Identification
Name:Steve Irwin
Former name(s):
- Robert Hunter (Until 2007 Dec)
- Westra (Until 2006 Nov)
Technical Data
Vessel type:Fishery Patrol Vessel
Gross tonnage:1,017 tons
Summer DWT:517 tons

Additional Information
Home port:Rotterdam
Class society:Lloyd´s Shipping Register
Build year:1975
AIS Information
AIS information: N/A
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Photo Comments (2)

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Guest on Aug 18, 2008 15:48 (13 years ago)
Hi John

I hope you will agree that this vessel is perhaps better suited in the Special Purpose Vessel Category as she is not used as a Fishing Vessel.


Steve Ellwood
Bjarne Pettersen on Aug 11, 2008 19:37 (13 years ago)
You can say a lot about these guys but I don't think one can strech it to neither fishing [u][i]nor[/i][/u] support vessel ;-)

Nice shot though :-)
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